Morehead State University selects Harris Search Associates to lead Provost search
Morehead State University (www.moreheadstate.edu), a public co-educational university located in Morehead Kentcky, has selected Harris Search Associates to lead the search for its next Provost.
Morehead State University (MSU) is a public co-educational university located in Morehead Kentucky in the foothills of the Daniel Boone National Forest midway between Lexingtion Kentucky and Huntington West Virginia. The school was founded in 1887 as Morehead Normal School, a church-supported teacher-training school. It was taken over by the state in 1922. The school's name changed as its mission broadened—to Morehead State Normal School and Teachers College in 1926, Morehead State Teachers College in 1930, Morehead State College in 1948, and Morehead State University in 1966. The 2014 edition of "America's Best Colleges" by US News & World Report named MSU one of the top 25 public universities in the South, the 10th straight year it has been so recognized MSU was recognized in 2013 by The Daily Beast as a top underrated school.
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